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Selecting quality child care is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Take the right first step...

A highly trained, friendly child care professional will help guide you through the next steps. They will need the following information from you to enable them to search our database of child care providers. Please provide this information via the form at the bottom of this page.

How we can help...

Child Care referrals from our database...

  1. A criminal record check for anyone in the home who is over the age of twelve.
  2. A current first aid certificate
  3. A doctor's letter confirming that the provider is both physically and emotionally able to care for children.
  4. Two character references from someone who is not a relative, and who has observed the applicant interacting with children.
  5. If the provider is renting the home, a letter from the landlord giving permission for the applicant to provide care for children on the premises.
  6. A home safety assessment conducted by our CCRR program staff.
  7. Child Care Resource & Referral strongly recommends careproviders carry liability insurance coverage.
  8. Require 20 hours of Family Child Care Training before or during the first 2 years on our registry, and 6 hours per year after that.

Statement of Responsibility

Child Care Resource & Referral programs provide referrals, not recommendations, to child care facilities. We can provide you with names of persons or facilities that may be suitable for your child care needs. It is your responsibility to determine whether the care provider meets your specific requirements. A good match for you and your child can only be determined by you.

To locate a CCRR in your community in British Columbia, you can:

If you are looking for child care in the United States, please refer to www.childcareaware.org

Child Care Provider Referral Request Form

Please complete the form below and click “Submit Form” at the bottom of this page. This information will be sent via email to our office. A CCRR staff member will contact you as soon as possible. For an accurate referral, we require as much information as you can provide.

The form will be sent to the Fort Nelson Child Care Resource and Referral Program, which serves:

Bold field names are required.

Please complete the fields below:
Street Address:
City:
Province:
Postal Code:
Country:
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Fax:
Email Address:
How do you wish to be contacted?

General Questions regarding your situation:
How many children require care: 
Age of Child #1: 
Age of Child #2: 
Age of Child #3: 
Age of Child #4: 
What days and times do you need care for?
Intended start date:
 Do you require your child to be dropped off or picked up at school?
Picked Up  
Dropped Off
Both
If yes, what is the name of the school your child attends?
 Do your children require extra support:
Yes   No
If yes, please explain.
What are some of the things you consider important
in your search for quality child care?
Do you have any comments or questions?   


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